Adonis at 90

Abd Al Malik (musician, author; France)Salim Abdali (biophysician, translator of Arabic literature; Iraq – Denmark); Houria Abdelouahed (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; France)Adel Abdessemed (artist; France);Pierre Abi-Saab (author, editor; Lebanon)Sarkis Abouzeid (author, editor; Lebanon)Fowziyah Abu Khalid (poetess, writer, scholar; Saudi Arabia); Kareem James Abu-Zeid (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; USA)Académie du Royaume du Maroc (Rabat, Maroc)Ai Weiwei (artist; China – UK)Zaher Al Aridi (editor, producer; Lebanon)Brahim Alaoui (curator; Morocco – France);Ahmad Alfaqeihi (poet, author, editor; Saudi Arabia)Dia al-Azzawi (artist, Iraq – UK)Amal Al-Jubouri (poetess; Iraq)Omar Al-Qattan (Chairman A M. Qattan Foundation, Palestine – UK)Mustafa Al-Slaiman (interpreter, translator of German literature; Germany)Ahmed Alsoudani (artist; Iraq – USA)Hubertus von Amelunxen (philosopher; Germany); Federico Arbos (scholar, translator of Arabic Literature; Spain)Atassi Foundation (Arts and culture foundation; Dubaï); Fadia Azar (scholar; Lebanon)Abed Azrié (composer; Syria – France)Banipal (magazine of modern Arab literature; UK)Hoda Barakat (author; Lebanon – France)Miquel Barceló (artist; Spain – France)Omar Bashir (musician; Iraq – Hungary)Chawki Bazih (poet; Lebanon)Bei Dao (poet; China);Tahar Ben Jelloun (author; Morocco – France)Abbas Beydoun (poet; Lebanon)Jonah Bokaer (dancer, choreographer; USA);Rachida Brakni (actress; France)Volker Braun (poet; Germany)Luigi Brioschi (publisher; Italy)Rafael Cadenas (poet; Venezuela)Casa Arabe (Madrid, Spain);René de Ceccatty (editor, author; France)Luca Cendali (architect; Italy)Chen Yu (artist; China)Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (dancer, choreographer; Belgium)Hélène Cixous (author; France)Jennifer Clement (author, President of PEN International; USA)Emanuele Coccia (philosopher; Italy – France)Antonio Colinas (poet; Spain)Giuseppe Conte (poet; Italy)Georges Corm (economist, former Minister; Lebanon)Robyn Creswell (scholar, author; USA)Trino Cruz Seruya (poet; Gibraltar)Ziad Dalloul (artist; Syria – France)Dar Al Saqi (publishing house; Lebanon)John Donatich (director, Yale University Press; USA)Dong Qiang (scholar,China);Dominique Eddé (author; Lebanon)Hajiba Fahmy (dancer, choreographer; Morocco – France)Antoine Gallimard (publisher; France)Isabelle Gallimard (publisher; France);Santiago Gamboa (author; Colombia);Antonio Gamoneda (poet; Spain)Theaster Gates (artist; USA)Daniel Gerlach (author; Germany)Reem Ghanayem (poet, editor; Palestine);Wissam Gibran (musician, composer; Palestine)Goenawan Mohammad (poet; Indonesia)Sebastiano Grasso (poet; Italy)Aymen Hacen (poet, translator of Arabic literature; Tunisia)Qasim Haddad (poet; Bahrein)Rawi Hage (author; Lebanon – Canada)Hassan Hamadé (editor; Lebanon); Abdellah Hammoudi (author, scholar; Morocco – USA)Peter Handke (Nobel Laureate for Literature 2019; Austria – France)Kaiser Haq (poet; Bangladesh)Milton Hatoum (author; Brazil)Mona Hatoum (artist; Lebanon – Palestine – UK)Hawad (Touareg poet and painter)Huang Lihai (poet; China)Özdemir Ince (poet; Turkey)Abed Ismael (poet, scholar; Syria)Clara Janes (poetess, author; Spain)Jidi Majia (poet, artist; China)Alejandro Jodorowsky (poet, director, artist)Pierre Joris (poet; Luxembourg – USA)Nuno Judice (poet; Portugal)Anish Kapoor (artist; UK)Marcel Khalifé (musician; Lebanon); Mohammad O. Khalil (artist; Sudan – USA)Chérif Khaznadar and Françoise Gründ (founders of the Maison des Cultures du Monde; France)Vénus Khoury-Ghata (poetess, author; Lebanon – France)Kim Neungwoo (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; South Korea)Jack Lang (President of Institut du Monde Arabe, former Minister; France)Claude Lemand (curator and patron; Lebanon – France)Bénédicte Letellier (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; France)Jeannette Lozano (poetess and publisher; Mexico);Kailan Lucas (lawyer, essayist, translator; China – UK)Fadi Maalouf (scholar; Palestine)Ruth Mackenzie (artistic director; France – UK)Emel Mathlouthi (musician; Tunisia)Khaled Mattawa (scholar, translator of Arabic Literature; Libya – USA)Federico Mayor (founder and chairman of the Fundacion Cultura de Paz, former Director General of UNESCO; Spain)Mo Yan (Nobel Laureate for Literature 2012; China)Edgar Morin (philosopher; France)Michael Morris (arts patron; UK)Ahmad Moualla (artist; Syria – France)Zad Moultaka (composer, artist; Lebanon – France)Laila Muraywid (artist; Syria – France)Nabu Museum (Lebanon)Marco Nereo Rotelli (artist; Italy);Basarab Nicolescu (physicist, philosopher; Rumania – France);Giannola Nonino with Benito, Antonella and Elisabetta Nonino (founder of the Premio Nonino; Italy); Jean Nouvel (architect; France)Margaret Obank (publisher; UK)Hans Ulrich Obrist and Koo Jeong-A (curator; Switzerland – UK / artist; South Korea – France)Ouyang Jianghe (poet, critic; China)Fatima Parchegani (scholar; Iran)Anna Pataki (publisher, Greece); Serge Pey (poet; France)Lemi Ponifasio (director, choreographer; New Zealand);Olivier Py (author, director of the Festival d’Avignon; France)Qian Xiaohua (photographer, founder and owner of Librairie Avant-Garde; China)Salman Rushdie (author; United Kingdom)Ghassan Safieddine and Tania Tanbak Bakalian (intellectual / artist; Lebanon);Joachim Sartorius (poet; Germany)Firas Sawwah (scholar, author; Syria)Samir Sayegh (artist; Lebanon)Dorothea Schöne (scholar, curator; Germany);Naseer Shamma (musician; Iraq – Germany)Ghassan Shami (editor, producer; Lebanon)Adam Shatz (editor; USA)Shu Cai (poet; China)Jean-Pierre Siméon (poet, editor; France)Regina Sneifer (author; Lebanon)Bengt Söderhäll (founder of the Stig Dagerman Society; Sweden)Mehmet Hakki Suçin (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; Turkey); Zoe Valdes (author; Cuba – France)André Velter and Sophie Nauleau (poet, editor / author, artistic director of the Printemps des Poètes; France)Dominique de Villepin (former Prime Minister, author; France)Wang Hao (artist; China)Wang Lixing (editor, critic; China)Wang Yin (poet, photographer; China)Stefan Weidner (scholar, translator of Arabic literature; Germany)Wild Children (music band; China)Wu Hao (scholar; China)Xin Ju (curator; China)Xue Qingguo (scholar, translator of Arabic literature, China);Yang Lian (poet, China – Germany)Zhang Ruling (poetess; China)Zhao Lihong (poet; China);Rudolf Zwirner (arts patron; Germany)